The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 19 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.94% 4.37% 7.21%
As % of the Vendors category 11.21% 7.83% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £355 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £18.38 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.68% -22.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 115 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 52.97% 55.83% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 67 63
Average daily rate £400 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (25.00%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (21.43%) SCCM
9 6 (21.43%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (21.43%) IBM
9 6 (21.43%) Information Security
9 6 (21.43%) Content Management
9 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (21.43%) Security Management
9 6 (21.43%) AS400
9 6 (21.43%) Mainframe
10 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.86%) Clustering
10 5 (17.86%) SUSE
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) ATM
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) DMZ
5 1 (3.57%) Intranet
5 1 (3.57%) Extranet
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.57%) NuGet
1 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
5 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Project Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mainframe
1 6 (21.43%) AS400
1 6 (21.43%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) EPoS
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.86%) SUSE
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.14%) UNIX
7 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Security Management
1 6 (21.43%) Information Security
1 6 (21.43%) Content Management
1 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.57%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) VBScript
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) CISSP
3 3 (10.71%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
4 2 (7.14%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.14%) MCTS
4 2 (7.14%) MCITP
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) VCP4
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Server
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 2 (7.14%) vMotion
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
5 1 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) CommVault
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Acronis
6 1 (3.57%) Intel